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History 102 - Dr. Reese

What conference wrote a rough draft for the formation of the UN?
Dumbarton Oaks
Who chaired the meeting at Dumbarton Oaks?
Alger Hiss
What two issues remained unresolved at the conclusion of the Dumbarton Oaks conference?
1. Extent of veto power
2. Number of seats
Where was the charter for the UN drafted?
San Francisco
What organ of the UN is comprised of all member states?
General Assembly
What organ of the UN is composed of five permanent members and ten elected members?
Security Council
What organ of the UN includes the secretary-general and his under-secretaries?
The UN was based on a ______ document, not a _________ document
War, Peace
What 20th Century hero exposed Communism in the U.S.?
Joseph McCarthy
What former Communist spy blew the whistle on Alger Hiss?
Wittaker Chambers
What is McCarthyism?
Defend U.S. at home and abroad
What doctrine stated that the U.S. would defend existing free countries and would practice "containment"?
Truman Doctrine
What was the "New Deal" of Europe?
Marshall Plan
What program encouraged statism and socialism in Europe by matching state programs dollar for dollar to rebuild Europe?
Marshall Plan
Were the Soviets ever held accountable for the Berlin Blockade?
What association of countries (an arm of the UN) promised that if any of the countries involved were invaded, the others would send troops?
How long did the Berlin Airlift last?
9 months